States With the Highest Obesity Rates

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25. Pennsylvania
> Adult obesity rate: 30.3%
> Adults overweight and obese: 65.5% (25th smallest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 22.9% (22nd smallest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 349.1 (20th highest)

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24. Delaware
> Adult obesity rate: 30.7%
> Adults overweight and obese: 68.0% (13th largest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 26.6% (14th largest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 343.7 (23rd highest)

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23. Wisconsin
> Adult obesity rate: 30.7%
> Adults overweight and obese: 66.2% (23rd largest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 20.0% (11th smallest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 303.1 (14th lowest)

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22. Kansas
> Adult obesity rate: 31.2%
> Adults overweight and obese: 66.8% (19th largest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 23.5% (23rd largest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 345.6 (21st highest)

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21. Georgia
> Adult obesity rate: 31.4%
> Adults overweight and obese: 65.8% (24th largest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 29.4% (7th largest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 380.2 (14th highest)